Senior Programs

Shaker Recreation is making weekly check in calls to seniors during the ongoing pandemic to help them stay connected and to ensure that their needs are being met. If you have an older neighbor, friend, or loved one living in Shaker that may need help during the upcoming months, please refer them for our weekly check in calls. You can sign someone up for our call list by sending their name and phone number to It is helpful for the senior to be aware of your referral so they are not caught off guard by our calls. 

The Recreation Department offers a variety of classes, including fitness, foreign language, and more. The Department also holds luncheon and other social events for adults ages 50 and up. 

Brown Bag Bingo

Join staff members of the Recreation Department for a rousing round of bingo with prizes. Bring a packed lunch; coffee and dessert will be provided. No charge. 12:30-1:30 pm. First Wednesday of every month

Coffee, Cookies & Conversation 

All are welcome to attend this monthly session featuring informative speakers and occasional entertainment. Coffee, tea and a sweet treat are served. No charge. 1-2 pm. First Wednesday of the month.

Monday Movies

Pack a lunch and enjoy a classic or new release movie with friends. Coffee and dessert provided. Popcorn for sale. No charge. 12:30 pm on Mondays.

Open Bridge

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon playing a timeless game. Sessions are ongoing and meet weekly. Reservations not required. $1 (donation). 1-4 pm; Tuesdays and Thursdays

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The City of Shaker Heights is also pleased to offer services for seniors, including transportation services and a Licensed Independent Social Worker